Phnom Penh (FN), Apr. 28 – Cambodian prime minister Hun Sen announced to sponsor USD 500 each to 560 Cambodian delegates and athletes, who will participate in the 31st SEA Game in Viet Nam.

The premier spoke in a meeting with Cambodian athletes before they depart to the 31st SEA Games in Vietnam, on Thursday (28 Apr) at Koh Pich Theater, Phnom Penh.

Samdech also advised the relevant authority to use special airplanes to take them to Viet Nam.

The 31st SEA Games will be held in Hanoi, Vietnam from 12-23 May 2022. Up to 10,000 athletes are projected to compete in 40 sports and 526 events. The 31st SEA Games were originally scheduled for November and December of 2021 but were postponed due to the COVID19 pandemic.